Dealer News

Porsche Cars North America has appointed Frank Wiesmann as manager, product communications. In his new role, Wiesmann will oversee all product, motorsport and brand heritage focused communications for Porsche in…
First Business announced the launch of its new Floorplan Financing suite of solutions for independent car dealers nationwide. Floorplan Financing allows car dealers the flexibility to finance their acquisition of…
The 2020 auto dealership buy/sell market declined in the first quarter, falling 9.3 percent off 2019’s transactions pace as the COVID-19 pandemic took its toll on auto retail, according to…
Senators Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), members of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, sent a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), calling out…
Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announced executive changes to help guide the company’s vision towards becoming a mobility company. Cheryl Hughes, former group vice president and chief HR officer, TMNA,…
Dealer Inspire, a Cars.com Inc. company that provides technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive industry, announced a new OEM agreement with American Honda Motor Co. DI has been…
Linxup, which offers GPS tracking for small and medium-sized service businesses, announced it is an authorized Ford Data Services provider, integrating Ford vehicle data into its award-winning telematics software. The…
The valuation analysts at Kelley Blue Book reported the estimated average transaction price for a light vehicle in the United States was $38,940 in May 2020. New-vehicle prices increased $1,618…
Total light duty aftermarket sales will grow from $281 billion in 2020 to $314 billion in 2021, according to “The 2020 Joint Channel Forecast Model” produced jointly by the Auto…